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What to order now for Christmas: Quill & Fox cards

I’m loving the whimsical line-up of Christmas cards by Portland-based paper design studio Quill & Fox. The brainchild of Yas Imamura, the collection uses a traditional forest-green, red and gold colour palette to portray the likes of Sir Rudolph (“Renowned Expert Sleigh Leader”), Christmas carollers and a rather scary Krampus. The folkloric and nostalgic designs […]

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What to order now for Christmas: Fox and Beau cards

If you’re looking for a set of cool design-y Christmas cards this year that are a departure from the usual suspects, you must have a look at Sydney design studio Fox and Beau‘s Christmas collection. Featuring lots of geo shapes and colour blocking, Fox and Beau’s cards are possibly the most fashionable and on-trend cards […]

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What to order now for Christmas: Cards and goodies from Upon a Fold

I’ve blogged about the plethora of paper ephemera and stationery goodness at Sydney-based online shop Upon a Fold before, and at Christmas they really have a knack for tracking down the most unique cards and stunningly beautiful decorations from around the world. Here’s my edit of their new Christmas range: These delicate paper-cut coasters (see […]

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What to order now for Christmas: Little Branch cards

I’m always fascinated by Australian interpretations and portrayals of Christmas. When we’re not pretending we’re living through a northern hemisphere winter complete with snowflakes, icicles and sleighs, we roll out Aussie Christmas cliches of barbecues on the beach and sunburnt Santa surfing the waves. (Weird, because the only people I know who spend Christmas day […]

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What to order now for Christmas: Ello There customised cards

I do love a personalised Christmas card, and a customised portrait of your family in Ello There‘s inimitable cartoon style is an ace way to send your annual season’s greetings. And it will make a lovely keepsake for years to come, too. If you’re thinking of putting in an order for Christmas, move quickly because […]

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What to order now for Christmas: Cards by Alice Potter

These sweet Christmas cards by London-based designer and illustrator, Alice Potter, features a graphic winter wonderland with clean lines and simple shapes, but with the added charm of woodland creatures peeping around trees and hipster girls with cool hair-dos playing hide and seek and building snowmen. You can buy them as single cards, or in […]

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Wee Christmas finds: Upon a Fold cards

Have you discovered Sydney-based online shop Upon a Fold yet? It’s like a cabinet of curiosities for all things folded (ie. paper and fabric), and the immaculately curated online shop sources all manner of rare papery delights. Right now there is a wonderful collection of Christmas cards and wrap, including the exquisite deer papercut cards […]

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Wee Christmas finds: Papermash cards, stamps and tape

London-based online store Papermash is one of my favourite online sources for design-y stationery and decorations, and they’ve done a superb job lining up some really lovely greeting cards, gift wrap and other stationery goodies for Christmas this year. I’ve been admiring the retro-inspired honeycomb pop-up card with the woodland deer scene inside (above, left, […]

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